Anonymous asked in Pregnancy & ParentingTrying to Conceive · 1 decade ago

I’m trying to understand these message board to fine help but there are too many acronyms.?

can someone just give me the basic ones that are cominly used so i can get my a TTC chat room....

3 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
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    heres all the acronyms i know

    2WW: 2-Week Wait

    AF: Aunt Flo -Your menstrual period

    AI: Artificial Insemination

    ART: Assisted Reproductive Technology

    AZH: Assisted Hatching

    BBT: Basal Body Temperature

    BCP: Birth Control Pills

    BETA: Blood test for Pregnancy

    BFP: Big Fat Positive (a positive pregnancy test)

    BFN: Big Fat Negative (a negative pregnancy test)

    CB: Cycle Buddy

    CCCT: Clomiphene Citrate Challenge Test (Clomid Challenge)

    CD: Cycle day, The first day of your period is cycle day 1

    CF: Cervical Fluid

    CM: Cervical Mucus

    CNM: Certified Nurse Midwife

    CVS: Chorionic Villus Sampling

    D&C: Dilation & Curettage

    D&E: Dilation & Evacuation

    DE: Donor Egg

    DPO: Days Post Ovulation

    DPR: Days Post-Retrieval

    DP3DT: Days Post 3-Day Transfer

    DP5DT: Days Post 5-Day Transfer

    DPT: Days Post Transfer

    E2: Estrodial

    ED: Egg donor/donation

    EDD: Estimated Due Date

    ELV: Easy Labor Vibes

    FET: Frozen Embryo Transfer

    FSH: Follicle Stimulating Hormone

    GC: Gestational Carrier

    GD: Gestational Diabetes

    GIFT: Gamete Intra-fallopian Transfer

    GTT: Glucose Tolerance Test

    hCG, HCG: Human Chorionic Gonadotropin

    HPT: Home Pregnancy Test

    HSC: Hysteroscopy

    HSG: Hysterosalpingogram

    ICI: Intra-cervical Insemination

    ICSI: Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection

    Insems: Artificial Inseminations

    ITI: Intra-tubal Insemination

    IVF: In Vitro Fertilization

    IUI: Intrauterine Insemination

    LH: Luteinizing Hormone

    LMP: Last Menstrual Period (start date)

    LP: Luteal Phase

    M/C: Miscarriage

    MFI: Male Factor Infertility

    O: Ovulation

    OB: Obstetrician

    OB/GYN: Obstetrician/Gynecologist

    OPK: Ovulation Predictor Kit

    OPT: Ovulation Predictor Test

    PCOS: Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

    PCOD: Polycystic Ovarian Disease

    PG: Pregnant

    PIO: Progesterone in Oil

    PMS: Pre-menstrual Syndrome

    RE: Reproductive Endocrinologist

    Rx: Prescription

    ER: Retrieval (Egg)

    SA: Sperm/Semen Analysis

    TTC: Trying To Concieve

    Source(s): 9 weeks n 2 days preg EDD 13th June 2011
  • Anonymous
    4 years ago

    the countless maximum common ones you will seea re listed decrease than 2ww= 2 week wait (between ovulation and era) AF=Aunt Flo (era) TTC= attempting to conceive DPO= Days previous ovulation BD=toddler Dancing (having intercourse, ha ha) HPT=homestead being pregnant try o.ok.Ovulation predictor equipment EWCM=Egg white cervial mucus (consistency of cervical mucus once you ovulate) BBT=Basal physique Temperature (temperature charting used to moniter ovulation)

  • 1 decade ago

    BFN - big fat negative

    BFP - big fat positive

    AF - aunt flow

    BD - baby dance

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